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Altar

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Pamphylia, Side

AR Stater, 10.64g.  23mm.  c.370-350 B.C.  Helmeted Athena Parthenos standing to left holding nike, spear, and shield emblzoned with the head of Medussa; pomegrante in field to left.  Rev. Apollo standing to left holding scepter and laurel branch and sacrificing over altar; raven at feet.   SNG France 648. Atlan, Side 118. Lovely iridescent toning and of exceptional quality and completeness for the type.

Pedigree/Provenance:

Ex: Künker, Osnabruck, Auction 174, 2010, lot 398
Ex: Peus, Frankfurt, Auction 403, 2011, lot 126.

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Extremely Fine $5,500.00
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Pontos, Amaseia, Severus Alexander, 222-235 A..D.

AE 36,  25.49g.   Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Severus to right.  Rev. Altar; tree on left; eagle with spread wings on altar; Helios in facing quadriga above.  BMC 39.  SNG von Aulock 6710. Exceptional quality and with remnants of gilding. 

Provenance/Pedigree:
Ex: Tkalec, Zurich, Auction May 9, 2011, lot 255.

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Extremely Fine $2,000.00
Troas, Pionia, Julia Domna, 246-248 A.D.
AE 22, 4.73g. Draped bust of Domna to right; counter-stamp of male head to right. Rev. Serpent on base of altar. SNG von Aulcok 1568(this coin). Imhoof-Blumer, KM 509,1. Dark brown patina. Scarce city issue See more detailed image
Very Fine/good Fine $850.00
Phrygia, Aezanis

AE 25, 9.82g. Time of Gallienus, 253-268 A.D. Diademed and draped bust of Boule to right. Rev. Eagle standing on column; lighted altar to left; tree to right. BMC 45. Green and brown patina. Scarce and of exceptional quality.

Provenance/Pedigrees: 

Ex: Leu Numismatik, Zurich, Web Auction 4, June 24, 2018, lot 520

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about Extremely Fine $1,500.00
Galba, 68-69 A.D.

AR Denarius, 3.52g. 19mm. Rome, c. July 68-January 69 A.D.  IMP SER GALBA AVG. Laureate head of Galba to right. Rev. SALVS GEN HVMANI. Female figure standing left holding rudder in left hand and with her right foot on a globe; she sacrifices with patera over altar. RIC 171. BMC 39. BN_.  Lightly toned.

Provenance/Pedigrees

Ex: Numismatica Ars Classica, Zurich, Auction 23, March 19, 2002, lot 1500.

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about Extremely Fine $4,500.00

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